Man Charged After Gun Pulled Outside Health Sciences Centre

Man Charged After Gun Pulled Outside Health Sciences Centre

By Brian Schultz

Winnipeg Police CrestA 32-year-old Winnipeg man is in police custody after pointing a handgun at a person outside of Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday.

Police were at the hospital on an unrelated matter at around 12:40 p.m. when the incident occurred.

They quickly responded to a sidewalk in the 700 block of William Avenue and placed the man under arrest.

Police say the suspect approached an unknown man when a confrontation escalated. The handgun was later tossed on the lower roof of HSC and recovered by police.

Gregory Charles Klyne has been charged with possession of a weapon.

— Staff

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